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I'm sure many of you can guess what this blog is going to be about considering the holiday... dads. To all you father's out there...cheers to you today! Whether it's your own dad, an uncle, grandfather, brother, or maybe it's your mom, I think we all have a special person that plays the role of "dad" in our life. They're the ones that support us, guide us, and lead us during the good, bad, and ugly moments of life. They're the people screaming your name at your soccer game, high-fiving you when you get an A on an exam, or...

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I’m surrounded by beige walls, beds separated by paper thin fabric curtains, latex gloves, and more wires and electrical equipment than anyone would care to count. If my description wasn’t good enough, I’m in a hospital. Sitting bedside next to my favorite guy, my dad. He’s sadly come accustom to the hospital the past year. He walks into the radiology center saying hello to particular doctors, nurses, and secretaries. As they put in the ever dreaded IV he tends to make the same jokes as he cringes (god bless the hearts of the nurses at Albany Medical Center...you’re the real...

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Published on 05/10/2016 by Chive Charities Record storms rolled through Lincoln that morning. Joanie recalled, “A woman in her 90’s was being rescued from her basement down the road. I’d never seen so much water.” Flash floods lapped the top of the grille on the family’s Mitsubishi Galant as she made her way to the highway, “Both my aunts’ homes flooded. We finally made our way out of the city for the hour drive to the hospital in Omaha. I thought my car would hydroplane off the road at any moment but we made it.” That was one year ago...

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Spring time is the best time. It’s almost summer out and anything is possible. Except for maybe our new year’s resolutions that we have long forgot about, but hey that happens to everyone right? To me that is always something funny.  We (the majority of us) always fail on our new year’s resolutions and we really don’t beat ourselves up that much, because we know time moves on and that we have next new year’s to try again. Just like baseball, you get up to the plate, you aim for a hit but that doesn’t always happen. What happens is...

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Thank you to our friends and partners at Mohawk Honda. Mohawk Honda is the Official Sponsor of Warmth. Their team helps us provide warmth and inspiration to local friends in need. Together, we are able to hand deliver Twill blankets, beanies and other warm items for those going through a tough time. Learn more about Mohawk Honda and how they have a mission of giving at www.mohawkhonda.com 

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